Looking for the best burger in America? It is hard to beat a mouthwatering, melt in your mouth burger. One that has been seasoned and grilled to perfection and topped with flavorful cheese and dressed with your all time favorite fixings. Whether those are crisp lettuce and juicy tomato slices or crunchy pickles and onions, we usually each have our idea of the perfect burger.
Here, we have struggled through our differences of opinion to bring you the most regionally acclaimed burgers we could find in America. To make our top burger list, these burgers had to consistently receive top marks taste test after taste test! This was research we didn’t mind doing, these burgers also were liked by the widest palette of tastes. So give our burger list for America a try. If you find a better burger in America let us know and we will make sure to try it out and weigh it against the competitors.
Also, we would love to hear what you think the best burger is to you, what qualities do you think are most essential? Or do you know of a burger joint that is the best kept secret in America and you want to share your love with the nation? We want to hear it, what you have to say is important to us!
American Fork, UT
JCW’s The Burger Boys specializes in gourmet burgers, sandwiches, Halibut fish and chips, shakes, cheese fries, salads, and hot wings too. They also pride themselves in their burgers that are all made with a quarter pound of 100% choice AAA ground beef.
Carmel Burgers claims to be offering the greatest in beef burgers as well as turkey and bison burgers. The restaurant also serves veggie burgers, gyros, all-beef Kosher hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, and even beer-battered onion rings.
The Herkimer Pub and Brewery was established in 1999 and is located at Lake & Lyndale in Uptown, Minneapolis. The Herkimer Pub and Brewery also specializes in brewing small batch craft beer and in serving award-winning food.
Christy’s Hamburgers was established in the 1980’s and has become a very popular local destination for burger lovers since then. Christy’s Hamburgers is also well-known for serving one of the extra largest sized hamburgers in town.
Providence , RI
Luxe Burger Bar offers customers the opportunity of building their own burger. Luxe Burger Bar is also popular for being the recipient of the Best Burger recognition in 2010, 2011, and 2012, awarded by Rhode Island Monthly.
Panini Pete’s Cafe and Bakeshop in Fairhope, Alabama opened in February 2006 and has been featured on the Food Network’s Diners Drive Ins and Dives, as well as Sweet Home Alabama on CMT, and Guys Big Bite. Featuring an interesting array of burgers including La Grand Fromage that boasts four types of cheese including house-made mozzarella. They are also known for their hot beignets. Of course, as the name suggests they also have a healthy variety of panini’s on the menu, even a panini burger!
Ted’s Montana Grill was founded by by media entrepreneur and environmentalist Ted Turner and acclaimed restaurateur George McKerrow Jr. The restaurant is a Classic American Grill that has been featuring fresh, made-from-scratch comfort food since 2002.
Buckets Sports Grill claims to be a place where families can enjoy great food, fun, and sports. In addition to burgers, Buckets Sports Grill also specializes in serving barbeque, sandwiches, seafood, and vegetarian dishes.
Flipside Burgers and Bar is recognized for offering a fun and casual atmosphere, as well as for being a place for a relaxed family dinner. The restaurant’s menu currently includes burgers, fries, salads, sandwiches, and shakes.
Gulf Shores, AL
A slogan like LuLu’s “Where life is good and lunch lasts forever” promises comfort and cheer. Their goal was to be a little place on the water, fish river, to get a cold beer and a good burger. When in 2003 the location had to be changed, they took the entire restaurant by barge to their new location. They offer locally grown grass-fed beef in their “Cheeseburger in Paradise”.